Monthly Archives: August 2013

Billy Pettit To Speak At The Seattle Multifamily Summit

This September, Pillar Properties Senior Vice President Billy Pettit is scheduled to speak at the Seattle Multifamily Summit.

Billy Pettit 2Billy is excited to share his insight and expertise on the Seattle real estate industry. The presentation will feature case studies from Pillar Properties including Stadium Place, our newest development in Pioneer Square.

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Seattle Multifamily Summit

Join Bisnow and the leaders of the commercial real estate community to discuss the state of the Seattle multifamily market. Our all-star panelists will review current projects fueled by the expansion of the job market and new employees’ housing needs. Plus, learn how the plunging unemployment rate is affecting development, investment, sustainability and more!

Wednesday, September 11, 2013    
Hyatt Olive 8

(The Ballroom)
1635 8th Ave
Seattle, WA 98101

Bisnow events are always fun to attend…after all their motto is (almost) never boring!   Will you be headed to the Multifamily Summit?  Stayed tuned on Twitter @PillarPropSea for live updates.

By the way, Billy was also the featured expert in a recent Seattle Times article about the changing rental market in the Puget Sound area.  He talked about the rapid lease up of The Lyric on Capitol Hill calling the current situation in our area a ‘perfect storm’ of low housing inventory, a growing population of young tech workers, and changing attitudes about when to buy a home.

Pillar Properties Roundup

Our Seattle summer has been full of beautiful sunsets and great weather. Our communities have been celebrating the sunshine with fun events and great company. Here is what we were up to last week!

The Lyric – Ask The Residents – The Best Brunch On Capitol Hill

One of favorite pastimes is dining, lunching, and brunching out in Seattle.

Last week we asked where we could find the best brunch on Capitol Hill. Our residents weighed in on our Facebook page telling us their favorite places to grab a tasty bite to eat. Here are few of their delicious recommendations! Read the full post here. 

The Corydon – Pam’s Kitchen In The University District

Pam’s Kitchen is one of our favorite local hotspots. The restaurant offers a unique offering of Trinidadian fair that can’t be beat. Whether you are looking for a great date night spot or for close location for a night out with friends, we recommend heading over to Pam’s Kitchen. To read the full post, click here.

Stadium Place

We have been hard at working making Stadium Place a reality in Pioneer Square. Our last year has been filled with hard work and dedication by our construction crew and management team. Here is a look at the progress we have made! 

The 101 Kirkland

It’s time to get happy! Head on over to Happy Cafe in Kirkland for some delectable cuisine that is sure to get your taste buds smiling. Read our review here.

What are your plans for the last few weeks of summer? Tell us in the comments below.

A Stadium Place Update

We are having a beautiful Seattle summer. The weather is gorgeous as we get Stadium Place ready for our first residents to move in.  Construction is right on schedule and we expect to be moving residents into The Nolo in early September and The Wave will open next spring. It is so exciting to see these beautiful new buildings come together. Our leasing office is up and running and Megan and Nicole would love to have you drop by for a tour. Just give them a call at (206) 209-2200.

Our team put together a time-lapse video so you can watch Stadium Place grow.  Wow! Pioneer Square is undergoing quite a transformation. We can’t wait to meet our new residents and neighbors.

Here are a few photos of the current state of the project:


photo2Have you been down to Pioneer Square recently? What did you think of the progress?

Stadium Place – A Blast From The Past


We have been hard at working making Stadium Place a reality in Pioneer Square. Our last year has been filled with hard work and dedication by our construction crew and management team.

Here is a look at the progress we have made! We have been chronicling the progress of Stadium Place since we began construction and we have compiled the footage into a neat time lapse. Wow – what a year it’s been! The project started with barren land and is now home to two beautiful building that will be home to thousands of new residents in beautiful Pioneer Square!

The Nolo at Stadium Place is now pre-leasing for move ins next month. The luxury homes at The Nolo have water, mountain and downtown Seattle views along with high ceilings, elegant finishes and open floor plans. The studio, one and two bedroom apartment homes offer a variety of floor plans, each with top end finishes and extra-large walk in closets. The Nolo has resident amenities galore, including a private screening room, top floor resident sky lounge, rooftop deck and a spa inspired fitness center.

Come see for yourself! Give us a call at (206) 209-2200. We would love to show you around!

Pillar Properties Weekly Recap – August

August is here already! This year has been filled with fun events and activities at our buildings around the Pacific Northwest.

Here is what we have been up to this week at Pillar Properties.

The Lyric – We’re Trying Out New Restaurants On Capitol Hill

Looking for a tasty treat or a savory dinner? We have the answer:  611 Supreme, The Best Crepes On Capitol Hill. Read the full post here.

The 101 Kirkland – We’re Eating Delicious Mexican Cuisine in Kirkland

Looking for a great meal in Kirkland? You’re in luck. We love living in Kirkland for it’s large variety of cuisine options available at our fingertips. One of our favorites is The Santa Fe Mexican Grill. Read the full post here.

The Corydon – We’re On The Search For A Frosty Brew

We are loving summer in the University District. The sun is out, good food is abundant, and an icy cold beverage is easy to track down at The Ram.  Read the full post here.

Stadium Place


We have been hard at work getting Stadium Place ready for move-ins. We are now pre-leasing apartments at The Nolo and can’t wait to meet our new residents. Read the full post here.

How are you spending your last month of summer? Tell us your thoughts in the comments below!

Pillar Properties Weekly Recap – August

Our properties around the PNW are blogging away this summer. Our summer weeks have been filled with resident events, local happenings, and great memories. Here is what we are up to this week!

The Lyric

If you are looking for a top notch burger joint, 8 oz. Burger Bar is the place to be! Located on Capitol Hill, just south of Pike Street, this restaurant offers a wide selection of delicious gourmet burgers. Click here to read the full article.

The Corydon

Summer is here again bringing us beautiful weather and vacation time! Looking to get in shape for that next big trip? The University District YMCA has fun classes that we highly recommend. Read the full article here.

Stadium Place 

We love Pioneer Square. The neighborhood is home to great restaurants, quaint boutiques, and so many fun events. In fact, you could even say there is something fun happening eight days a week. Checkout our recap of the Paul McCartney show that happened in our own backyard. Read the full article here.

The 101 Kirkland

The Kirkland Classic Car Show is here again! Each year, we look forward to this event and love coming down to see the beautiful vehicles on display. Read the full post here.

How are you spending your summer?